Nigeria: Govt Woos Foreign Mining Investors With Three-Year Tax Holiday

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, offers prospective investors three years tax holiday, as part of federal government's incentives to woo investors in mining sector.

Fayemi spoke at the opening session of a conference tagged: "Africa Down Under," in...

South Sudan: Govt Buys Weapons as Economy Collapses - UN Panel

South Sudanese government forces have acquired two jet fighters and truckloads of small arms ammunition and were seeking to manufacture bullets, while opposition troops have not received any significant arms shipments, UN sanctions monitors said in a confidential report seen by...